Beginning at noon on August 15, 2019, any Iowa casino licensed to take sports bets may officially begin taking those bets. More information about Broadcasters accepting advertising for sports betting is available here.
This year at the Iowa State Fair, David Ostmo, Sinclair Broadcast Group Regional Engineer Director, will do a 60-minute presentation on the history of broadcasting and the impact Iowa broadcasters have had on the industry. David is a native of Iowa and has been working in the industry for over 30 years. He is currently working in San Antonio, but started his career in Mason City. His presentation will begin at 12 PM
Senator Chuck Grassley and his wife Barbara, Congressman Steve King, and Congressman David Loebsack were among 303 members of Congress to participate in this year’s National Association of Broadcasters Congressional PSA campaign. The :30 radio and television spots are now available via Extreme Reach. This program, which NAB has hosted in off-election years since 1985, is a great opportunity to provide valuable infor
As a benefit of your IBA membership, stations can participate in this FREE webinar Tuesday morning, August 6th at 10:00 AM or Thursday afternoon, August 8th at 3:00 PM. The webinar will be archived for 7-days following the live event and a link will be available on the IBA web site. Information and connection details are for the IBA–RAB Sales Webinar are here. All webinar information is posted in the Members Only sec
Your stations’ auto selling strategies are regularly challenged and should be adjusted to complement current trends. Plan to participate in the 2nd Tuesday Webinar – August. Tuesday, August 13th, 2019 – 11:00 CDT Presented by: John Tkac, LBS Automotive Expert Make a Tremendous Difference with Your Car Dealers! So far, this year is turning out to be another great year for total auto sales. The new ve
ELECTION SEASON IS COMING! Be Prepared for the Upcoming Elections Get the latest information on Political Advertising “Do’s and Don’ts.” Join the IBA’s Washington, DC attorney David Oxenford of the Wilkinson Barker Knauer law firm for a refresher course on broadcasters’ political broadcasting obligations. In a time of claims about “fake news” and election meddling, as well as an online politic
Are you or your staff are thinking about attending the NAB Small Market Television Exchange (SMTE) on September 12-14 at the J.W. Marriott in Austin, Texas? The IBA Foundation is making available three free registrations for TV member stations, first come first serve. To request one of the three sponsored registrations, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive the needed Iowa Registration SMTE is designed s
NRG Media Chairman and CEO Mary Quass will receive the National Radio Award during the Radio Show luncheon program, “2020 and Beyond: Insights from the Top,” on Wednesday, September 25. The 2019 Radio Show, produced by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) and the Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB), will be held September 24-26 in Dallas, Texas. For More Information